- Medallion: 1962-73 Vietnam War, "Australia remembers" memorial medallion
Medallion: 1962-73 Vietnam War, "Australia remembers" memorial medallion
Struck in honour of the 60,000 Australian soldiers who served in the Vietnam War, this collectible medallion reminds us of the cost of conflict.
The medallion's obverse features iconic imagery representing each arm of the Defence Force (a ship at sea, a helicopter in flight, and a soldier on patrol), encircled by the words "1962-73 Vietnam"; and the reverse features the emotive Vietnam Memorial on Anzac Avenue in Canberra, encircled by the words "Australia Remembers". The stylised graphics are finished in silver-tone metal with black enamel highlights.
Materials: Metal, enamel.
Care instructions: Wipe clean with damp cloth.
Dimensions: 4.8 cm (diameter) x 0.4 cm (d) / 60 grams.